bubal

, «us (G). A buffalo

Dictionary of word roots and combining forms . . 2013.

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  • Búbal — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Búbal» redirige aquí. Para otras acepciones, véase Bubal (desambiguación). Búbal …   Wikipedia Español

  • bubal — bubál s. m., pl. bubáli Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  BUBÁL s.m. Gen de antilopă africană cu coarne în formă de U sau de liră. [< fr. bubale, cf. gr. boubalos – bivol]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 22.11.2004. Sursa:… …   Dicționar Român

  • Bubal — (Bubalis), Antilope mit an den Enden nach hinten gebogenen Hörnern, s.u. Antilope …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • bubal — or bubale [byo͞o′bə lis΄byo͞o′bəl] n. [< ModL Bubalis < Gr boubalis: see BUBALINE] a rare, N African subspecies of the large, reddish hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus): also bubalis [byo͞o′bə lis΄] …   English World dictionary

  • bubal — /byooh beuhl/, n. a hartebeest, Alcelaphus boselaphus, of northern Africa. Also, bubalis /byooh beuh lis/. [1350 1400; ME: aurochs, antelope < L bubalus < Gk boúbalos a kind of gazelle or buffalo] * * * …   Universalium

  • bubal — n. hartebeest, type of large African antelope …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bubal — bu·bal …   English syllables

  • bubal — /ˈbjubəl/ (say byoohbuhl) noun a large antelope, one of the hartebeests, Alcelaphus buselaphus, of northern Africa. Also, bubalis /ˈbjubələs/ (say byoohbuhluhs). {Latin būbalus an ox like antelope, from Greek boubalos} …   Australian English dictionary

  • bubal(is) —   n. kind of African antelope.    ♦ bubaline, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • bubal — n. = HARTEBEEST. Etymology: L bubalus f. Gk boubalos oxlike antelope …   Useful english dictionary

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